Classic retro print by John Gilroy, perhaps best known for his 1930's Guinness adverts.He was also an accomplished portrait painter, as seen in his 1960's 'Kiku'. The oriental subject is perhaps the reason we include Kiku in the Tretchikoff category, it was certainly taken up by Boots and other print sellers to be sold along with Tretchikoffs..
Set of two 'Talisman' Portmeirion Pottery storage jars designed by Susan Williams-Ellis in the 1960'sThe blue version of Talisman, all with cork lids and in excellent condition.20cm high.£28 including free UK postageT's & C's ;# We're happy to offer a 14 day returns period, full refunds offered subject to customer funded return in original cond..
Amazing black bodice jacket from the late Victorian/early Edwardian era at the turn of the centuryCream lace boned collar with black pleated and embroidered panels and sleevesIntricate construction with 2 hook and eye panels to the front and embroidered lapels then securing over the shoulder.We've tried to capture this in the photosSome marks to th..
Simply beautiful, a brown silk and gaberdine cape with ruffled high collar and thick, roped tassels We've dated as early 20th century, from late victorian to the 1920's. The condition is very good, although the silk lining is fragile and beginning to go in places, We've photographed the worst. It could be easily replaced if you chose or sim..
A truly beautiful item from the turn of the last century.A black parasol with wooden stem and a glass and silver knob.The body of the parasol has layers of black lace ruffles and lace trim all in remarkable condition.The brolly mechanism even works perfectly.The silver hallmark has dated this to 1901, London madeVictorian /Edwardian as Queen Victor..
An extra large 1920's poster for Mazawattee tea consisting of 2 seperate sheets Very good condition, minor wear and tear fitting it's age 102cm x 77cm, it will be posted rolled in a tube rather than folded £185 inc UK postage..
Pretty Thomas Forester Deco trio Rare 1930's Forest pattern in excellent condition Plate (17cm), saucer and teacup(7.5cm high) 2 available, part of a larger set, feel free to message for details £24 including UK postage..
Striking metallic silk evening dress circa 1930'sGrey/brown with a chinese style dragon print throughoutFully lined, with the shoulder pads of the time and an unusual front zip.In great condition, with just light signs of wear.Approx size 16Bust 42" 107 cm Waist 36" 92 cm Length 54" 137.cm£78 including free UK postageT's & C's ;# We're happy to..
Beautiful 1930's red and black floral day dressDelicate chiffon fabric with black satin liningSimple neckline with fabric detail to the back of the arms.No label but stitching, cut and quality makes us think professionally rather than home made.Dated based on cut, material and the majority hand sewn stitching no zips or fastenings, pulls on ov..
Lovely 1940's black crepe evening dress. Ruched and plunging neckline with decorative beading on the right shoulder. 3/4 length sleeves with button detail at the cuff.Zip to the side to fasten with an integrated belt to pull the waist in for that hourglass shape. Very good vintage condition, approx size 14-16Bust 40"Waist 38"Length 4..
Stunning 1940's jacket in electric blue cord.'Styled and Stitched' in London by Duncan Wright. The 'double 11' label dates it to late 1940's although at first glance we assumed 1960's as the colour is rare for the 40's, the close double breasted style is very 60's too. The scalloped pockets give it away a little bit though, all we can say is that D..
Gorgeous chocolate brown wool coat made by 'Dorchester'Double breasted with outsize collar and velvet trim around the skirt of the coat.Several labels including a CC41 dating the coat to the second half of the 1940'sOverall very good condition, the bottom half of the lining has been removed, possibly due to wear, a button has been replaced and ther..
Vintage and retro dealers use the word 'stunning' a little too often for my taste, rendering the word meaingless, but occasionally we get an item in where no other word will do. So here's a STUNNING! dress from the 1950's. A step up from a cocktail dress, it's what would have been called a ball gown, bearing no labels, this has been expertly ..
Gorgeous, super warm coat in glossed lamb skins from Furs'abaka circa 1950'sThick and luxurious with extra high, pointy collar for extra Hollywood glamour2 catch fastenings and extra large doubled cuffs.Overall very good vintage condition with a little wear to the sleeve lining as pictured.Larger size, approx 14/16 with 46" bust and 47" drop from c..
'Arvin Modern Living Furniture'It was certainly modern in the 50's and it still looks great 60+ years laterArvin were a US maker, rare to see in the UK, famed now for their forward looking designs, this table dates to the late 1950's, a period when the most influential designer of all, Raymond Loewy, was working with Arvin. We can't say for s..